Things to do this Weekend: Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

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Location: ORTO | 81 Lorong Chencharu Singapore 769198 
Date: Tues - Sun (Including PH & SH)
Hour: Check article for details
Admission: $12/child

Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

Want to Bring Your Kids Out to try something different? This weekend, let them try their hands on Longkang Fishing @ ORTO!

Longkang (which actually means drain in Malay) fishing was a popular past-time eons ago, whereby kids will take plastic containers and nets and head to the drains to catch small fishes. 

Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

Let your LOs enjoy this experience in a safer condition! The Longkang Fishing venue at ORTO is a tiny pond about 20 - 30cm deep and is not slippery too! 

Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

For $12, you will receive a net and a tank. Simply fill the tank with water, pass the net to the LO and watch them gleefully chase after the fishes! 

Did I mention, it's $12 for unlimited hours! Tank, net, fishes all included!

Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

A few words of caution: Adults are not allowed to fish (we were warned) and the fishes die quite quickly after we brought them home (we were down to just 5 after 2 weeks, from over 20). 

Check end of Intro Video for advice on how to keep the fishes alive longer... 

Longkang Fishing @ ORTO

You probably can't tell, but we were trying to take pictures of the fishes!

This article is prepared by

Jiarong Yu
Daddy to 2 adorable little ones. Misses them the moment they are not around, regrets missing them the moment they are around.

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